Note: Registering for this seminar does not automatically register you to take the GOHP exam. To complete the certification application process ($400 fee) and qualify to sit for the exam, or for more information on G0HP certification, CLICK HERE.
AIA Learning Units Eligible
This course has been approved by AIA for continuing education credits. The AIA requires that its registered architect members earn 18 Learning Unit (LU) hours of continuing education credit annually (eight hours of which must be related to Health, Safety, and Welfare topics and four of those eight in Sustainable Design) to remain in good standing. Architectural boards in 40 states, 10 Canadian Provinces, and 19 countries have implemented mandatory continuing education (MCE) for re-licensure.
The Association of Energy Engineers is an approved training provider within the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Continuing Education Systems (CES) Registered Provider program.
A THREE-DAY SEMINAR
THIS SEMINAR IS AVAILABLE ON AN IN-HOUSE BASIS FOR GROUPS.
ABOUT THE SEMINAR Jointly created and presented by AEE and the Association for Facilities Engineering (AFE), this program is designed to provide energy management, sustainability, and operations and maintenance training for government personnel and contractors operating government high performance buildings. The seminar will assist these professionals in operating buildings in accordance with industry best practices and standards, reducing energy consumption and costs, improving the working environment, and reducing the environmental impacts of government facilities.
The GOHP exam will be administered on day 5 of each seminar. You must obtain a separate GOHP application package by contacting AEEs Certification Administrator at (770) 447-5083, Ext. 318, or visit: www.aeecenter.org/certification
DAY 1 High Performance Rating Systems and Energy Auditing The need for high performance buildings Energy audits Energy management programs/policies Energy measurement instrumentation Sustainable green buildings Green Globes LEED Building Rating Systems ASHRAE Standard 189.1
DAY 2 Improving Maintenance and Operating Procedures for Lighting Lighting basics Lighting design Lighting maintenance Lighting assessments Newest opportunities Lighting controls Lighting life cycle costs Case examples/calculations
DAY 3 Operation and Maintenance Practices for High Performance Government Buildings Building upon basic policies Building HVAC systems High performance building technologies Communicating O&M needs to senior management Challenges Maintenance Documentation Understanding/benchmark energy use Staffing Best practices Training
DAY 4 Operating Boilers, Chillers, Motors and Drives for High Performance HVAC systems Electric motors and drives Water heating Energy management and controls Operation and maintenance opportunities
DAY 5 Retro-Commissioning Basics of commissioning, retro-commissioning The retro-existing building process Commissioning team The retro-commissioning process Persistence of benefits
ABOUT THE INSTRUCTORS
SCOTT DUNNING, Ph.D., P.E., C.E.M., is a professor and director of the University of Maine School of Engineering Technology, and is widely recognized as a national expert in energy efficiency principles and practices.
MIKE COWLEY has over 30 years of hands-on experience in the production maintenance and facility engineering fields, including extensive involvement in all aspects of facility management.
LARRY ROSS has broad facilities management experience as senior director of engineering for Erickson Living. He is chairman of the professional development committee for AFE.
MICHELE STEZELBERGER, P.E., serves as commissioning project manager at Kibart, Inc., where she manages commissioning efforts on over 20 current projects..
Note: Below are standard seminar hours. Please refer to your registration confirmation letter to confirm actual seminar hours for the program for which you have registered.
Sign-in and Onsite Registration Day 1: 8:00 am Seminar Hours Day 1: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm Seminar Hours Day 2: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm Seminar Hours Day 3: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm Seminar Hours Day 4: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm Seminar Hours Day 5: 8:00 am - 12:00 noon Exam on Day 3 Following Seminar: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (separate pre-application required to sit for exam)
For assistance or questions pertaining to your seminar registration, please contact the registrar directly during the hours of 10:00 am -5:00 pm (eastern time U.S.) at (770) 925-9633, or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org
AUTOMATED DIAGNOSTICS AND ANALYTICS FOR BUILDINGS Edited by Barney L. Capehart, Ph.D., and Michael R. Brambley, Ph.D.